The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy was established by legislative action in 1920. The mission of the Board is to protect and promote the health of Mississippi citizens by regulating and controlling the practice of pharmacy and the distribution of prescription drugs and devices.
The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy is comprised of seven pharmacist members, all appointed by the Governor. They are assisted by an administrative staff headed by an Executive Director appointed by the Board.
The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy has moved to expanded facilities located at 6360 I 55 North, Suite 400, Jackson, Mississippi 39211.Telephone numbers for the new location are 601-899-8880 for the main office and fax at 601-899-8851. The Prescription Monitoring Program may be reached at 601-899-0138 and fax at 601-899-8904.
NEWS AND EVENTS
McCoy Chosen to Lead the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy | 4/4/2019
The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy is pleased to announce that Susan McCoy has been chosen as the new Executive Director for the Board. A graduate of the University of Mississippi’s School of Pharmacy, McCoy brings over 30 years of experience as a licensed pharmacist in Mississippi.
The Mississippi native most recently served as a compliance agent for the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy for the last nine and a half years.
“McCoy brings over three decades of pharmacy experience to the Board of Pharmacy,” said Guy Phillips, MBP President. “Her experience and knowledge of state pharmacy regulations will make her successful in her new role as executive director.”
McCoy will officially begin her tenure as Executive Director on April 15, 2019.
MBP Board Meeting Summary Report: March 2019 | 4/1/2019The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy met on March 28, 2019 to conduct business and hold disciplinary hearings. Please click the following link MBP Board Meeting Summary Report: March 2019 to read a synopsis of the items presented or considered by the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy during their March meeting.
MBP Board Meeting Agenda: March 28, 2019 | 3/26/2019The next meeting of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2019, beginning at 9:00 a.m. in the Board Room of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy, 6360 I-55 North, Suite 400, Jackson, Mississippi. To view the agenda for the MBP March Meeting, Click Here.
Special Meeting of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy: March 27, 2019 | 3/25/2019The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy office, 6360 I-55 N. Suite 400, Jackson, MS 39211 beginning at 1:00 p.m. The purpose of the meeting will be to deliberate concerning the Board's vacant Executive Director position.
Board Meeting Reminder: March 2019 | 3/14/2019
For upcoming Board Meeting Dates, Click Here.
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